Oktoberfest is back and bigger than ever, expect traditional German biers and plenty of spirits, delicious street eats from their friends at the markets and authentic decor to really transport you to the motherland. Wunderbar!
Top October Events in Birmingham
The weather may have started to turn a little troublesome and you're another month closer to the end of the year, but with so many amazing events happening, it's about time you turned that frown upside down. From chill inducing Halloween antics, premium club nights and cinematic shindigs to a deluge of gigs that will leave your riff ready heart in a spin, check out our recommendations for the best events this October in Birmingham.
This magical brunch is back once more to fulfill your fairy tale needs, so dress as your favourite character and revel in a world where anything is possible; topped off with free-flowing bubbles and enticing brunch eats.
If you're stuck for something to do this October, you need to check out the Old Joint Stock Pub and Theatre. Not only do they have great food and drink, but their theatre is always hosting something different, with one spine-chilling Halloween special just waiting to be witnessed.
Halloween is here and Birmingham is READY! From the biggest raves to the scariest of haunted houses, you'll find something spooky to do in the most terrifying places in town.
With themed singalongs, 90s brunches and weekly quizzes on the cards, this lot are going all out to bring you a schedule of unmissable events this season. Round up your crew and take your pick.
Bierkiller are encouraging you to don your finest leiderhosen and head on over to their Bavarian wonderland for Oktoberfest celebration unlike any other. Expect the bar to go all out, with amazing food, drink and entertainment throughout.
Head down to The Bond this October where Burger Fest returns for its second year of bringing together some of the best patty purveyors in the city. Chow down on delicious burgers from the likes of Patty Freaks, OPM, Baked in Brick and Yardbirds, alongside craft beer, cocktails and live music.
This is a night that all movie buffs are sure to enjoy. Experience Night Owl's very unique take on a Halloween party, inspired by the films of Quentin Tarantino. Expect plenty of gore, cult movie references and a cracking soundtrack.
What better way to spend your Sundays in October than with a delicious bottomless brunch. Not only will you be treated to three courses of tasty British food, but indulge in unlimited Champagne too. And you can even bring your kids along at the discounted price of £15.
October is looking up this year as one of the UK's best movie nights stumbles into town. The Bottomless Singing Cinema is inviting you to belt along to all your favourite Mamma Mia songs, with help from bottomless drinks and all-you-can-eat popcorn throughout the screening.
Bingo Lingo is back in Brum, with a spooktacular spin on their epic bingo night. There's going to be plenty of Halloween-inspired debauchery, with crazy prizes, twerk offs, sing-offs, rave classics and plenty of boozing guaranteed.
Join party legends Horse Meat Disco at an equally legendary venue this October. They'll be taking over Hare & Hounds for a night of non-stop partying with a little help from Leftfoot DJs and Disco Pussy DJs to keep things going.
Digbeth is home to another installment of the Birmingham Weekender this October, bringing together art, music and performance from across the city. Expect exhibitions, theatre productions, dance and live music, all for free.